Eid-ul Azha Aug 12

Eid-ul-Azha, the second largest religious festival of the Muslims, will be celebrated in the country on August 12 as the new moon of holy month Jilhaj was sighted.

The National Moon Sighting Committee made the announcement after a meeting on Friday evening.

The meeting was held at the Islamic Foundation’s Baitul Mukarram National Mosque office in Dhaka.